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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Caroline Islands, Gilbert Islands, Guam, Kiribati, Line Islands (Northern Line Islands, Southern Line Islands), Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 156 families, 543 genera, 1389 species
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Subclass
Micronesia
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 153 families, 538 genera, 1384 species
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Superorder
Micronesia
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 49 families, 103 genera, 154 species
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Order
Micronesia
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 18 families, 58 genera, 93 species
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Families155    worldwide
Genera1.803    worldwide
Species15.493    worldwide
Common namesSowbugs, Pillbugs, Isopods, Woodlice, Water Slaters, Freshwater Isopods, Isopods and sowbugs
German namesAsseln
Dutch namesPissebedden
Danish namesTanglus
Finnish namesSiirat
Norwegian namesSkrukketroll, Tanglus
Swedish namesGråsuggor och tånglöss
AuthorLatreille, 1817
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Antarctic, Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands, Adelie Land)


Ecozones:

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Indo-Pacific

Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Permian, Ordovician, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, North Pacific, East Pacific, West Pacific, Bering Sea, Kermadec Trench, Aleutian Trench)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Eastern Atlantic Ocean, North Sea, English Channel)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Great Australian Bight, Eastern Indian Ocean, Timor Sea, Northern Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal, Southern Indian Ocean)

Antarctic Ocean, Arctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesIsopoda in bie.ala.org.au
Isopoda in faunaeur.org
Isopoda in itis.gov
Isopoda in dyntaxa.se
Isopoda in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Micronesia
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     7 families, 22 genera, 42 species
Suborder
Micronesia
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     5 families, 27 genera, 34 species
Suborder
Micronesia
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 2 genera, 7 species
Suborder
Micronesia
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     4 families, 6 genera, 9 species
Suborder
Micronesia
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Micronesia
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 3 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 3 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 20 Species
Cabiropidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 4 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 2 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 7 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 1 Species
Ischnomesidae (Hansen, 1916) - 1 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 2 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 2 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 7 SpeciesGribble worm
Macrostylidae (Hansen, 1916) - 2 Species
Mesosignidae (Schultz, 1969) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 33 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 1 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 2 Species
18 Families with 93 Species in Micronesia


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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Micronesia
Species with ANext  
Aberomysis muranoi (Bacescu & Iliffe, 1986)Info
Alloniscus allspachi (Nunomura, 2000)Info
Alloniscus oahuensis (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Alloniscus saipanensis (Nunomura, 2001)Info
Anchialina grossa (Hansen, 1910)Info
Anchialina obtusifrons (Hansen, 1912)Info
Anchialina penicillata (Zimmer, 1915)Info
Anchialina typica (Krøyer, 1861)Info
Anisomysis chessi (Murano, 1983)Info
Anisomysis constricta (Murano, 1983)Info
Anisomysis enewetakensis (Murano, 1983)Info
Anopsilana lingua (Bowman & Iliffe, 1987)Info
Aporobopyrina javaensis (Bourdon, 1972)Info
Aporobopyrus ryukyuensis (Shiino, 1939)Info
Arachnomysis leuckartii (Chun, 1887)Info
Argathona macronema (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Argathona rhinoceros (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Armadillo mucidus -> Barnardillo mucidusInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Barnardillo mucidus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Bopyrella harmopleon (Bowman, 1956)Info
Bopyrophryxus branchiabdominalis (Codreanu, 1965)Info
Burmoniscus bicolor (Nunomura, 2000)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cabirops tuberculatus (Shiino, 1942)Info
Caesaromysis hispida (Ortmann, 1893)Info
Carpias longidactylus (Nordenstam, 1946)Info
Carpias parvus (Omer-cooper, 1921)Info
Cirolana lingua (Bowman & Iliffe, 1987)Info
Cubaris bocki (Verhoeff, 1938)Info
Cymothoa eremita (Brunnich, 1783)Info
Cymothoa eximia (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)Info
Cymothoa pulchra (Lanchester, 1902)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dactylokepon palaoensis (Shiino, 1942)Info
Dactylokepon semipennatus (Bourdon, 1983)Info
Dolicholana porcellana (Barnard, 1936)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Erythrops minuta (Hansen, 1910)Info
Euchaetomera glyphidophthalmica (Illig, 1906)Info
Euchaetomera tenuis (G.o. Sars, 1883)Info
Euchaetomera typica (G.o. Sars, 1883)Info
Euchaetomeropsis merolepis (Illig, 1908)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrosaccus pacificus -> Haplostylus pacificusInfo
Gigantione pratti (Danforth, 1967)Info
Grapsicepon micronesianum (Shiino, 1942)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hansenium entale (Nordenstam, 1946)Info
Hansenium gilbertense (Nordenstam, 1946)Info
Haploniscus ultraabyssalis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Haplostylus pacificus (Hansen, 1912)Info
Hemisiriella abbreviata (Hansen, 1912)Info
Hemisiriella parva (Hansen, 1910)Info
Hemisiriella pulchra (Hansen, 1910)Info
Heteromysis gymnura (W. M. Tattersall, 1922)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischnomesus elongatus (Birstein, 1963)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Ligia saipanensi ()Info
Ligia saipanensis (Nunomura, 2001)Info
Limnoria insulae (Menzies, 1957)Info
Limnoria multipunctata (Menzies, 1957)Info
Limnoria pfefferi (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Limnoria saseboensis (Menzies, 1957)Broomgrass seed midgeInfo
Limnoria tripunctata (Menzies, 1951)Tripunctate gribbleInfo
Limnoria unicornis (Menzies, 1957)Info
Lobocepon grapsi (Nobili, 1905)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrostylis compactus (Birstein, 1963)Info
Macrostylis vitjazi (Birstein, 1963)Info
Mesosignum vitjazi (Birstein, 1963)Info
Metacirolana serrata (Bruce, 1980)Info
Mothocya arrosor (Bruce, 1986)Info
Mothocya collettei (Bruce, 1986)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neonaesa rugosa (Harrison & Holdich, 1982)Info
Nerocila monodi (Hale, 1940)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaumysis simonae (Bacescu & Iliffe, 1986)Info
Parabopyrella richardsonae (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1929)Info
Paralimnoria andrewsi (Calman, 1910)Info
Parapleurocrypta alphei (Chopra, 1923)Info
Parathelges tumidipes (Markham, 1972)Info
Parioninella pacifica (Shiino, 1942)Info
Pleurocryptella crassandra (Bourdon, 1976)Info
Pseudanchialina inermis (Illig, 1906)Info
Pseudanchialina sibogae -> Pseudanchialina inermisInfo
Pseudione hanseni (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1923)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Renocila ovata (Miers, 1880)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schizobopyrina lobata (Bourdon & Bruce, 1983)Info
Schizobopyrina miyakei (Shiino, 1942)Info
Scyracepon hawaiiensis (Richardson, 1910)Info
Scyracepon oceanicum (Shiino, 1942)Info
Siriella aequiremis (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella affinis (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella anomala (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella gracilis (Dana, 1852)Info
Siriella media (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella thompsoni -> Siriella thompsoniiInfo
Siriella thompsonii (H. Milne Edwards, 1837)Info
Siriella vulgaris rostrata (W. Tattersall, 1951)Info
Stegoalpheon kempi (Chopra, 1923)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Teratamblyops philippinensis (Murano, 2001)Info
93 Species in Isopoda for Micronesia listed
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Taxonomy
ClassMalacostraca
Malacostracans, Higher Crustaceans
SubclassEumalacostraca
SuperorderPeracarida
OrderIsopoda
Sowbugs, Pillbugs, Isopods, Woodlice, Water Slaters, Freshwater Isopods, Isopods and sowbugs
AuthorLatreille, 1817
 
Synonyms
Apoda (Hustache, 1930)

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